Course in Spoken and Written English for Job Seeking
Program Code 10726NAT
Course Duration 2 sessions per week over 18 weeks.
Delivery Mode Face to face training
Campus Location and Delivery Site 337-339 La Trobe Street and 338 Latrobe Street, Melbourne 3000
Best Western plus the Tudor Hotel, 1101 Whitehorse Rd, Box Hill VIC 3128
This course will help graduates to improve their English communication skills and equip them with necessary job seeking skills to search and prepare for an interview with an Australian workplace. The course also assists learners to develop the associated pragmatic cultural knowledge assumed in an Australian workplace.
The English learning environment will be contextualized for individual learner skillset and industry of interest. Learners will be guided through a complete job seeking process, including:
- Career planning: including self-evaluation of skills and knowledges, identify career options, job fit and suitability analysis, and career plan.
- Active job hunting: including job seeking, register online, job advert analysis, company research, job enquiry
- Job application process: prepare customized job application, resume, prepare a video resume
- Recruitment process: including workplace awareness, interview preparation and mock interview
There are no set requirements for this course. Students who wish to undertake English courses will sit the Language, Literacy and Numeracy test. GBCA will place a student into the level according to the outcome of the placement test.
Students should be at least 16 years of age and achieve level 3 across the three ACSF macro skills of reading, writing and oral communication.
|Module Code||Module Name|
|SWECKS001||Develop cultural knowledge and spoken language competence to seek professional employment|
|SWECKW001||Develop cultural knowledge and written language competence to seek professional employment|
|SWEEPS001||Extend pronunciation skills|
|FSKLRG10||Use routine strategies for career planning|
A variety of assessment methods will be used throughout the course, including: Observation, Portfolio, Written Questions.